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[vey-zuh-fawrm, vas-uh-]
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  1. having the form of a duct or tube.
  2. having the shape of a vase.

Origin of vasiform

1825–35; < Latin vās vessel + -i- + -form
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Examples from the Web for vasiform

Historical Examples

  • Vasiform orifice: in Aleurodidae, an ovate, triangular or semicircular opening on the dorsum of the last abdominal segment.

    Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology

    John. B. Smith

vasiform in Medicine


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  1. Shaped like a vas or tubular structure.
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